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The Net - February 2021

The February 2021 edition of 'The Net', the monthly publication sharing the fruits of the faith in parishes and schools within the Diocese of Derry.  

Coverage in this month's edition includes:  

  • Uplifting Catholic Schools Week programme goes down a treat
  • Joint parish and school celebration in Ardmore by Fr Neil Farren
  • Celebrating the precious gift of grandparents
  • School year in St Colm's Draperstown a good faith diary – Roisin McKenna
  • New St Colmcille's Claudy principal helping schools navigate online resources
  • Youth writers share thoughts on...Lent, Cherishing baptismal identity, Catholic Schools Week, Christian Unity, St Brigid, and Pope Francis encouraging youth
  • New youth online bookclub by Hollie Frystal
  • Derry Youth Ministry update
  • Song released for WYD 2023
  • Children's Catechism Club – C3 by Veronica Harley
  • Is God asking big sacrifices for Ireland?...Remembering Sr Ruth O'Callaghan, Servant Sister
  • Hopes high for opening of Sr Clare Crockett beatification cause
  • Co Tyrone singer pays tribute in song to Sr Clare
  • Strabane youth help mark 125th anniversary of Immaculate Conception Church by Hollie Frystal
  • Bridget Carroll's legacy to Long Tower Church by Ivor Doherty
  • May Lent be a time of prayer & discernment – Bishop Donal
  • 'Year of the Family' reflection by Sharon Mallett
  • Reflections from across the Diocese on the Holy Spirit

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  • Christian Unity Week – Main churches in Derry collaborating for decades by Bishop Donal
  • Cuimhní Cóivide – Part 1 - Irish Page by Fr Oliver Crilly
  • St Joseph –His actions speak louder than words by Fr Joseph Varghese
  • Termonbacca Novena to Sleeping St Joseph
  • Consecration to St Joseph
  • Reflecting on God's Mercy – Part 1 – by Bishop Donal
  • Life is beautiful because of Mercy by Fr Francesco Gavazzi CFR
  • The ancient Celtic Church & Renewal of Faith in Ireland by Fr Neal Carlin
  • Fr Stephen Quinn OCD to lead Vocations Holy Hour
  • A Word of God for your family life by Fr Johnny Doherty CSsR
  • A reflection on marriage by Fr Stephen Quinn OCD
  • The Quality of Mercy by Fr John McLaughlin
  • National Divine Mercy Conference goes online
  • The rise and growth of food banks by Denis McGowan
  • Memories of Dungiven by Vera McFadden
  • Trócaire Lenten Appeal 2021
  • Thornhill calendar offers creative Lenten ideas
  • Quiz Time with Lawrence

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